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Former Surgeons General Recount Political Pressure on the Job

The four described battles over AIDS, smoking, teenage pregnancy and drugs...Dr. Carmona testified before Congress that the second Bush White House had prevented him from speaking out on many issues, including the dangers of secondhand smoke
New York Times
added Oct 26, 2018 20:50
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[Michigan] EDITORIAL: Our View — Teen vaping presents some concerning statistics to inhale

When parents pursue such dialogue...take steps such as learning the facts, being patient and ready to listen, finding the right moment to start the conversation and being prepared to answer any questions from a teen on the topic. A tip sheet for parents a
Petoskey (MI) News-Review
added Oct 6, 2018 15:47
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The New York Academy of Medicine to Host Special Conversation with Four Former U.S. Surgeons General on October 15

"America's Doctor: Reflections on Being the Surgeon General" to feature Drs. Antonia Novello, Joycelyn Elders, David Satcher, and Richard Carmona, moderated by Pfizer's Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall
PR Newswire
added Sep 26, 2018 15:43
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[Europe, USA] When social policy saves lives: Analysing trends in mortality inequality in the US and France

since information about the dangers of smoking eventually reached all parts of society and smoking rates are low across the entire socioeconomic spectrum in younger cohorts, it is likely that old age mortality gaps due to smoking-related causes will decre
VoxEU.org (Centre for Economic Policy Research) (uk)
added Aug 10, 2018 14:53
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Tobacco company strategies to identify and promote the benefits of nicotine

After publication of the 1988 Surgeon General’s report on nicotine addiction, tobacco companies (particularly RJ Reynolds) intensified efforts to promote the benefits of nicotine while downplaying its addictiveness and health risks.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 9, 2018 23:02
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KLEYKAMP: Objectivity and Evidence in the 2016 Surgeon General’s Report on E-Cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT]

serious methodological oversights that greatly restrict the ability of the 2016 SGR to offer an objective review of the best available evidence related to the health effects of nicotine, tobacco, and e-cigarettes. Incomplete or biased messaging on the eff
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 12, 2018 21:21
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[Kansas] Vape usage up 900-percent in teens in recent years, US surgeon general says

Experts are calling teen vaping an epidemic. KCTV5 News went into a local vape shop to ask how the devices are getting into the hands of kids at such an alarming rate. The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids said it has never seen a tobacco product spread a
KCTV 5 (Kansas City, KS)
added Jun 22, 2018 20:13
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DVORAK: Can Americans ditch guns the way we ditched cigarettes?

The turning point for smoking came in 1964, when Surgeon General Luther Terry issued the first report that outlined the dangers of smoking. That’s the report that health-care workers need to write about gun violence. The doctors who treat the carnage, t
Washington Post
added May 21, 2018 23:51
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‘We’re Losing a Battle’: More Teens Are Vaping, Despite Surgeon General’s Warning That E-Cigarettes Are a ‘Major Public Health Concern’

Some schools are banning flash drives and Juuls to avoid confusion, and educating parents and staff about the devices. Many e-cigarette companies, including Juul, say their products are designed to provide a safer alternative to smoking for older adults
The 74
added Apr 19, 2018 03:15
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VIDEO: US Surgeon General Adams Keynote Address at SRNT2018

You Tube
added Mar 9, 2018 19:41
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